Section Modulus - Unit Converting

Convert between Section Modulus units

The section modulus of a beam is the ratio of a cross section's second moment of area to its greatest distance from the neutral axis.

Multiply with
Convert from Convert to
m3 cm3 ft3 in3
m3 1 106 35.31466 61,023.76
cm3 10-6 1 3.5 10-5 6.1 10-2
ft3 0.02831685 28373 1 1728
in3 0.00001638706 16.38 5.78 10-4 1

Example - Convert Section Modulus in unit in3 to cm3

12 in3 can be converted to cm3 by multiplying with 16.38 - as

(12 in3) (16.38 cm3/in3) = 196.6 cm3

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  • Mechanics - Forces, acceleration, displacement, vectors, motion, momentum, energy of objects and more
  • Beams and Columns - Deflection and stress, moment of inertia, section modulus and technical information of beams and columns

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